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Thread #109829   Message #2334032
Posted By: wysiwyg
06-May-08 - 10:06 AM
Thread Name: BS: Lord Stanley's Cup
Subject: RE: BS: Lord Stanley's Cup
I think the break is too long. But I guess its because the series's were so short.

I would bet that the NBC contract has a lot to do with it; they will have wanted to be sure to capture a "marquee" game for the weekend-only rights they bought and ad time they sold.